MILLINOCKET – Marilyn Basque died Oct. 17, 2012. She was born April 30, 1927, in Millinocket, to Burdette and Emma Miller.
Marilyn enjoyed spending her time playing Beano and doing jigsaw puzzles. She worked for 25 years at Millinocket Regional Hospital and retired in 1987.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Robert; her children, Harold and Sharon Bossie of Great Falls, Mont., Ron and Ruth Bossie of Millinocket, Cheryl Marie and Steve Hawes of Junction City, Kan., and Leo Bossie of Portland; three stepdaughters, Carol, Shelia and Sharon; 11 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; one brother and two sisters, Frank Miller of Massachusetts, Mildred Hicks of Illinois and Elsie Boutin of Trenton. She was predeceased by three brothers and five sisters.
Graveside services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Millinocket Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Katahdin Area Support Group, Millinocket.